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School Name Mill Green School
School Address Lansbury Ave, Saint Helens WA9 1BU Tel: 01744 678760
Job Title Business Administration Apprenticeship (Level 3)
Job reference MGSBAA
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade National Apprenticeship Wage
Pay From: From: £10,187 (£177.97 Per week for 12 months, final 9 months at NMW for age) To: 10,187 (£177.97 Per week for 12 months, final 9 months at NMW for age) To:
Hours Term time plus 5, working 37 hours per week. (21 Months)- When not in school or on holiday this is used as learning time for qualification
Closing date 24 November 2023 (12pm)
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Job Description
Temporary for 21 Months (Required ASAP)

The Governing Body of Mill Green School are seeking to appoint a motivated, extremely committed, highly professional, enthusiastic and extremely effective Business Administration Apprenticeship to join our hard working, dynamic and enthusiastic team who share our determination to transform the life chances of our wonderful student body.

Mill Green School is a 14-19 age special school. At Mill Green School we understand that enabling positive outcomes for young people facing complex challenges isn’t an overnight fix. The work with the young people isn’t about us; we are a team who are all about the young people, all of the time. The successful candidate won’t be alone in their goal to have a positive impact on the lives of our young people and school; they will have all the support they need from the whole team.

The successful candidate will need to be able to build trusting relationships with our young people. They will possess good communication and organisational skills, will work effectively as part of a team and demonstrate patience and kindness to our students and families. You will be required to perform a wide range of administrative tasks, for which you will be given full training and support. Working alongside experienced staff you will build up knowledge and develop many transferable skills. You can expect an exceptional breadth of experience. It’s a unique challenge and you will be very much part of a hard-working, dedicated and friendly team.

Why Mill Green School?

We know as a member of the Mill Green team, you are going to do great things. In addition to joining a friendly, supportive and dedicated team, you can expect:

• A comprehensive induction programme, ensuring that you have the support you need to settle into your role
• A programme of continued professional development including access to coaching and mentoring, an e-learning platform and online training courses. All staff access a rolling programme of role-specific CPD.
• Employee Assistance Programme to support in and outside of school
• An annual, paid ‘well-being day’
• Flexible working (staggered hours): Outside of our core hours, staff are able to start or leave early in order to be flexible around their needs.
• To be part of a well-supported, valued team.

Safer Recruitment

The school is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Section Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure check and as part of the shortlisting process, applicants will be subject to an online search.

We strongly encourage prospective candidates to visit the school and see what we are about; we know that how we fit you is as important as how you will fit us. Visits can be arranged by contacting Stephanie Shipley, our School Business Manager on 01744 678760.

You can collect an application form from the school or request one to be sent out via email to

If you have any queries regarding submitting an online application please email

Closing date: Friday 24th November 2023 at 12.00pm
Shortlisting date: Monday 27th November 2023
Interview dates: TBC
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2023-L3-Business Admin Apprentice-JDPS (FIXED TERM).pdf
Note: CVs should not be submitted as a replacement for the online job application form.